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CASE REPORT
Year : 2017  |  Volume : 34  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 185-188

Management of locally advanced primary mediastinal synovial sarcoma


1 Department of Surgical Oncology, Division of Thoracic Oncology, Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
2 Department of Pathology, Division of Thoracic Oncology, Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
3 Department of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, Division of Thoracic Oncology, Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
C S Pramesh
Department of Surgical Oncology, Tata Memorial Centre, Parel, Mumbai - 400 012, Maharashtra
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DOI: 10.4103/0970-2113.201295

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Primary mediastinal synovial sarcoma (PMSS) is a relatively rare disease, and patients are treated predominantly with surgery for resectable disease. Management of locally advanced borderline resectable and unresectable PMSS is not only challenging but also lacks standard guidelines. We present three patients with PMSS, who were unresectable or borderline resectable at presentation and were treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy followed by surgery and postoperative radiotherapy.


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